Breathe sweet

Breathe sweet
the early hour of dawn
when the sun
comes creeping through
& wakens all
from long night sleep
with birdsong
& a world made new.

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Beside the sea

A simple walk
along the sand
to dream daydreams
with you there &
to laugh & love
beside the sea
when time was long
& hearts were free.

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The sea
casts rage
upon us
& we’re shocked.
Do we forget
how much we take from it
& never give back?

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Tall Ships

Tall ships
in tales we’re told
crossed the seas
in days of old
many times
they sailed earth ’round
& many lands
the sailors found.

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Tales of Doom

Down in deep
& darkly sea
where no man goes
& fish swim free
the fate of ships
that Doom did meet
is told in tales
at Neptune’s feet.

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1 glistening drop from the vast #sea of aquamarine, reflecting the skys cerulean blue, immersing & being consumed by the oceanic life force

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Whale song

Beyond the seashore
in the Deep
where mermaids swim
& winged fish fly
the whale sings low
a mournful song
that echoes like
an ocean’s sigh.

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Before you came

Before you came
life was a daisy chain
laughs were easy
friends were joy
the sun shone warm
in an ever blue sky
& of confusion
I have no reflections.

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